Sonny Gray threw six strong innings before the Reds' bullpen let him down yet again. Phillip Ervin, however, saved the day with an 11th inning walk-off home run.
Reds pitcher Cody Reed will not return this season from his knee injury. Alex Wood has also been scratched from tonight's start against Philadelphia.
The Cincinnati Reds (60-67) will try to rebound from a disastrous 9th inning loss yesterday. The Reds will play game 2 of their 11-game road trip against the Pittsburgh Pirates (53-75) tonight at 7:05 PM.
The Cincinnati Reds will attempt to even up the three game series with the Washington Nationals tonight at Nationals Park in Washington DC.
Wood has been a ghost for obvious reasons, but even Puig’s presence in town feels like a way station to a bigger market.
The Philadelphia Phillies are reportedly taking a look at acquiring Cincinnati Reds pitcher Tanner Roark.